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Samurai Beach Bungalows Port Stephens YHA
2 out of 5
2 Robert Connell Cl, Anna Bay, NSW
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Situated by the ocean, this hostel is 0.1 mi (0.1 km) from Tomaree National Park and within 3 miles (5 km) of One Mile Beach Reserve and Toboggan Hill Park. ...

4.1/5Very Good! (22 reviews)

"It was nice and clean and felt a little like Bali."…"

Reviewed on 16 Jan 2020

Samurai Beach Bungalows Port Stephens YHA
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What Is a Hostel?

If you're looking for low-cost places to stay in Port Stephens, a hostel might be a great choice for you. These dorm-style accommodation options come in quite a few forms, but they all have a few things in common:

  • Budget-friendly prices
  • A social setting
  • Shared rooms (though many have private options too)

By choosing a hostel in Port Stephens, you can reduce your spending on accommodation and use more of your budget for exploring during your holiday. We've heard good things about the marina and other attractions in this destination, as well as activities like whale watching.

When Is the Best Time to Visit Port Stephens?

Good weather's always better when you're experiencing new places, so here's some information that may be helpful:

  • The hottest months are typically January and February, while July and August are the coldest months
  • January-March: Daytime temperatures average 27° C and night-time temperatures average 16° C
  • April-June: 24° C is the daytime average and 8° C is the night-time average
  • July-September: Daytime averages are around 22° C and night-time averages are around 8° C
  • October-December: The average temperatures are 27° C during the day and 12° C at night
  • Average rainfall is 33 inches in a year

What Can I Do in Port Stephens?

Depending on how you want to spend your time, you might enjoy these places to visit:

Natural Features
  • Salamander Bay
  • Longworth Park
  • Corlette Point Park
Additional Attractions
  • Soldiers Point Marina
  • Port Stephens
  • Salamander Bay Shopping Centre

In general, Port Stephens is known for its:

  • Beaches
  • Marina
  • Whale watching
  • Dolphins
  • Bowling

How to Get to Port Stephens and Around the Area

You'll find the closest airport in Newcastle, NSW (NTL-Williamtown), 14 mi (22.5 km) from the city centre.

Frequently asked questions

Should I stay in a hostel in Port Stephens?
By staying at a hostel, you can reduce your spending on accommodations and set aside more of your budget for fun things to do during your holiday. You can enjoy activities in this destination like whale watching and bowling.
What is a hostel?
These dorm-style accommodations come in lots of forms, but they have three main things in common, including budget prices, a social environment and shared rooms (though many have private options too).
What are the best hostels in Port Stephens?
While you’re choosing somewhere to stay, take a look at this top hostel in Port Stephens: Samurai Beach Bungalows Port Stephens YHA - Guests can enjoy free WiFi, free parking and an outdoor pool. You’ll find showers and coffee/tea makers in all rooms.
When is the best time of year to stay in a hostel in Port Stephens?
Good weather’s always better when you’re discovering new places, so here are some stats that may be helpful: The hottest months are usually January and February, with an average temperature of 22°C, while the coldest months are July and August, with an average of 14°C. Average annual precipitation for Port Stephens is 961 inches.
What is there to see and do in Port Stephens?
Depending on how you want to spend your time, you might like to discover these things around Port Stephens. Get out into nature with places such as Dutchmans Beach, Winda Woppa Reserve and Tomaree National Park. Visit landmarks such as Sugarloaf Point Lighthouse. Locals like to shop at Salamander Bay Square and West Nelson Bay.
What's the best way to get to and around Port Stephens while staying at a hostel?
Keep this information about transit options in and around Port Stephens in your back pocket to make the most of your stay: You can search for flights to the nearest airport, which is Newcastle, NSW (NTL-Williamtown), located 14 mi (22.5 km) away.